Definition of contorted:
bulbous, crooked, clean, confusing, confused, complicated, writhed, complex, difficult, twisted, distorted, chunky, incomprehensible, angular, intricate, concave, elaborate, involved, writhen, aerodynamic, closed, concentric.
- bent (part of speech: verb)
- deformed (part of speech: verb)
- "Out of the Primitive", Robert Ames Bennet.
- "The Firm of Girdlestone", Arthur Conan Doyle.
At sight of his face, fairly livid and contorted with suppressed rage, his servants trembled and shrunk away from him- as well they might- for his natural cruelty was apt to vent itself upon the first unhappy dependent that happened to come in his way when his wrath was excited.- "Captain Fracasse", Theophile Gautier.